Registration will be held online and at the Apex Community Center (53 Hunter Street). Apex residents begin registration at 9:00am on September 23 and non-residents begin registration 9:00am on October 7. For those registering in person, there will be a lottery at 8:45am on the first day of registration to determine line order. For online registration, new participants will need to create an account prior to enrolling. Returning participants should contact the Apex Community Center (919) 249-3402 for their account info. League age is based on a player’s age on February 28, 2020.
The cost is $72 for Apex residents and $87 for nonresidents. View this street listing (PDF) to see if you qualify as a resident.
The following age divisions are offered (age as of 2/28/20):
7-8 Pee Wee Boys
7-8 Pee Wee Girls
9-10 Mite Boys
9-10 Mite Girls
11-12 Major Boys
11-12 Major Girls
13-14 Junior Boys (Sunday games)
13-15 Junior Girls
15-16 Senior Boys (Sunday games)
About Youth Basketball
The 7-8 age divisions will play with 8 1/2-foot baskets and the 9-10 age divisions will play with 9-foot baskets. All other age groups will play with 10-foot baskets.
Practices begin the week of November 18. Teams will practice once each week on rotating weeknights. Games will be on Saturdays with the exception of the leagues noted above. Games begin December 14. Season runs through the end of February.
Interested in coaching? Volunteers are always needed. Click here to fill out an interest form.
Player assessments will take place on Saturday, November 9 at the Apex Community Center. All players not returning to last year's team should plan to attend. Players on the waiting list should not attend assessments. Below are the times for each division:
Pee Wee Boys (7-8) 8:30am Gym 2
Mite Boys (9-10) 10:00am Gym 2
Major Boys (11-12) 11:30am Gym 2
Junior Boys (13-14) 1:00pm Gym 2
Senior Boys (15-16) 12:30pm Gym 1
Pee Wee Girls (7-8) 8:30am Gym 1
Mite Girls (9-10) 9:30am Gym 1
Major Girls (11-12) 10:30am Gym 1
Junior Girls (13-15) 11:30am Gym 1
Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time. There is early voting at the Community Center, so parking will be an issue. Additional parking is available at the Apex Town Hall, along Hunter St. and at Hunter St. Park.
Family Basketball Ham Toss
Join us for the Family Basketball Ham Toss! Family members join teams to shoot foul shots with a chance to win a holiday ham.
This event will be held at the Apex Community Center on Tuesday, December 18. Teams consist of 2 members of the same family, 1 adult (age 18 or older) and 1 child (17 and under). The winning team from each age division is that which holds the highest number of points when the scores of both participants from all 3 rounds are totaled.
Handicaps will be given to the youngest age divisions. Maximum of 1 prize ham per family. No preregistration is necessary and this event is free.
Age Division & Times
- 6 and under & 11-12: 6:00pm
- 7-8 & 13-14: 7:00pm
- 9-10 & 15-17: 8:00pm